6/30/2014 — Japan 6.2M Earthquake — ELEVEN large earthquakes in 7 days time

Another 6.2M earthquake has struck in the Pacific.  Southeast of Japan.japan 6.2m earthquake june 30 2014

This brings the total to ELEVEN large earthquakes in the past 7 days.

The graphic below shows the past 7 days of 6.0M+ earthquakes globally (up to June 30 2014):

japan 6.2m earthquake june 30 2014a

This is the second 6.2M earthquake in 48 hours for the region off the coast of Japan. This current event occurring much deeper, at the edge of the Asthenosphere:


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Event Time

  1. 2014-06-30 19:55:32 UTC
  2. 2014-07-01 04:55:32 UTC+09:00 at epicenter
  3. 2014-06-30 14:55:32 UTC-05:00 system time


28.354°N 138.864°E depth=512.4km (318.4mi)

Nearby Cities

  1. 359km (223mi) WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
  2. 656km (408mi) SSE of Shingu, Japan
  3. 682km (424mi) SSE of Owase, Japan
  4. 683km (424mi) SSE of Tanabe, Japan
  5. 817km (508mi) S of Tokyo, Japan


See my other posts (from 1 day ago) dealing with the new unrest event taking place around the Pacific , and in the United States as well.





and here:




japan earthquake graphic usgs june 30 2014